Wordpress developer

Worldclass WordPress Websites

The home of premium WordPress developer website design, deployment and management. We do “re-design” of WordPress websites too.


A WordPress multisite designed to sell websites as a service.

Good E-Learning

This is a large website where they sell online courses. I recreated this site in WordPress


This website was built from designs by the amazing Sidebar.Design team

Oxford human rights hub

This is a large website, with lots of different types of content that needed to be cross referenced.


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Wordpress Developer

WordPress website (re)design, development, management and customization (custom plugins too).

We can make your WP website look absolutely beautiful, and we can make it do absolutely anything! See portfolio above for many examples of WP websites created (& contact us if you want to see more examples). WordPress developer that can create any kind of website you desire.

Mobile apps

We craft beautiful, custom designed mobile applications. See apps in portfolio above (& contact us if you want to see more).

Native IOS and Android mobile applications (web apps too). Push notifications, news posting, messaging and password protected content. Everything from loyalty cards to mobile shops, from appointment booking to photo sharing, and everything in between. Bring it, we’ll make it.

Web hosting

We can host your website and email

  • Web hosting
  • Domain management
  • Email hosting
  • 99% Uptime and 100% secure

Google services

We offer the full spectrum of Google services, including but not limited to:

  • Google adwords (display, search, remarketing & rich media)
  • Google analytics and website tracking
  • Google cloud living (Gmail, Drive, Calendar etc)
  • Google local maps listing

Content creation & SEO

Original, well researched and professionally written website copy and riveting images.

We will keep adding fresh content to your website, designed to target your keywords. We can also fine tune the SEO of your existing website to ensure that you appear correctly in Google searches.

Undying support

The big difference is that we will not leave you alone after your site is built. We are there to support you and your businesses’ growth over time.

Whatever questions, requests or even just advice you want once your site is running, just ask and you’ll get it!

What my clients say…

Haroun Kola

Wonderful. I've had my site hosted with The Internet Upstart and the WordPress theme is from them. and my experiences have been fantastic. My website is my lifeblood, ALL my income depends on my site being online and bringing me new customers...

Carli Schoeman

It's always a pleasure working with Doug. He is always very professional, and his work is of the highest quality. Always willing to find a solution for whatever problem might arise or getting involved in the concept phase, while always...

Arthur Rosen

Excellent. Doug Hoseck helped me set up my website a number of years ago and has always been a great support. He is knowledgeable, skilled and competent in all matters relating to website development and aftercare. I can highly recommend him....

Allan Tarran

My internet UPstart experience was great. I have dealt with many IT personnel in the past and have almost always come back from the experience feeling inferior and more confused than ever. Not with UPstart!! UPstart is down to earth and speak...

always simple & clean

Mobile responsive

All the websites we create are completely mobile responsive. That means everyone sees the same content, no matter how they access your website.

Google friendly

All our websites include powerful SEO tools to ensure that your content is correctly indexed by Google.

Social integration

We can connect your website to your social media accounts in many ways, including auto-posting to social networks!

Wordpress resources

More than 20 years of experience as a  WordPress developer. Custom theme and plugin creation.


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School application – Mobile app for school communication with parents

School application – Mobile app for school communication with parents

School’s in South Africa are starting to realize the benefits of having their own school mobile application. A school mobile app that their parents can install and that the school can use to communicate information to parents, quickly and efficiently. This article will cover what to look for in a school application, the costs involved in a school application and the benefits of having your own school application.

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Animated promo videos

Animated promo videos

Animated promo videos have seriously come into their own of late. And that is because of a few very good reasons. A visual, digital savvy audience that consumes media like mad. A proliferation of software tools to assist in the animation and you don’t have to hire or pay any ‘talent’. Ok, you are likely going to hire a talented person to do this for you BUT you are not going to pay them royalties until the cows come home. That’s the big difference!

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084 801 4306

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The Internet UPstart

12 High Road, Johannesburg

084 801 4306